First Lady Melania Trump Says She Is 'the Most Bullied Person in the World'
TIME, 11 October at 14:38
Melania Trump says she is “the most bullied person in the world.” The First Lady told ABC News that personal attacks on her inspired her to launch the “Be Best” anti-bullying initiative. “I could say that I'm the most bullied person in the world,” she
Melania Trump doesn't trust some in the White House, considers herself one of the world's most bullied people
Guard Shoots Man Who Forced His Way Into Washington TV Station
New York Times, 23 October at 02:18
WASHINGTON — A security guard shot and wounded a man who forced his way into a local television station, the police said Monday, stoking renewed fears that journalists have become targets in a highly polarized political environment. The shooting ...
Trump Promises New Tax-Cut Vote After the Midterms. That's News to Congress
Bloomberg, 23 October at 01:56
President Donald Trump said Congress will vote on a new tax cut for middle-class Americans after the midterm elections, even though Republican lawmakers say they have no such legislation in the works. “We're giving a middle-income tax reduction of
Anatomy Does Not Determine Gender, Experts Say
New York Times, 23 October at 01:13
Defining gender as a condition determined strictly by a person's genitals is based on a notion that doctors and scientists abandoned long ago as oversimplified and often medically meaningless. Researchers who have studied gender issues and provided ...
Canada is outraged at Khashoggi's killing. Is it outraged enough to act?
Washington Post, 23 October at 01:11
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Monday convened an urgent meeting of ministers and senior officials to discuss Canada's response to what he called the “horrible murder” of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The minister of foreign affairs, Chrystia
What Trump's Threat To End A US-Russia Nuclear Arms Treaty Means For Putin
NPR, 23 October at 01:02
U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton arrived in Moscow this weekend to a murmur of dampened outrage over President Trump's announcement to leave the 1987 arms control treaty that marked the end of the Cold War. Mikhail Gorbachev, the former ...
4 Reasons Republicans Are Excited for the Midterms (and 4 Reasons They Aren't)
New York Times, 23 October at 00:46
Hi. Welcome to On Politics, your guide to the day in national politics. I'm Lisa Lerer, your host. [Get On Politics delivered to your inbox.] A big irony of the final stages of these midterms is that after all of the special elections, domestic and
Trump's Evidence-Free Claims About the Migrant Caravan
New York Times, 23 October at 00:36
There is no evidence that “unknown Middle Easterners” have infiltrated the migrant caravan heading toward the United States' southern border. Reporters with The New York Times and other news media outlets traveling with the caravan say they have not ...
Man shot in lobby of Fox 5 television station in Northwest Washington, police say
Washington Post, 23 October at 00:33
A man who kicked his way through two plexiglass doors at the Fox 5 television station in Northwest Washington was shot and wounded by a security guard Monday afternoon, D.C. police said. The man's name was not immediately released. Cmdr. Melvin ...
Mnuchin Meets With Mohammed bin Salman in Riyadh
New York Times, 23 October at 00:19
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin met with Saudi Arabia's crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, in Riyadh on Monday, discussing counterterrorism and economic ties amid growing questions about whether the prince had a role in the killing of a dissident ...
Trump on Cruz: 'He's not Lyin' Ted anymore. He's Beautiful Ted.'
Washington Post, 23 October at 00:12
President Trump has a new nickname for Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex.). “He's not Lyin' Ted anymore. He's Beautiful Ted,” Trump told reporters outside the White House on Monday before taking off for a rally for Cruz in the Lone Star State. “I call him Texas Ted.”.
More news for the topic